Tuesday evening, October 11, 2011 at 6: 00. Over at the pool fed by the Paunelle of ground Wachtelhof Vespertilia sets out the lecture a live mirror conversation to the Aachen University of applied sciences. This round of talks has existed since 2007. Today sit in the two large orange armchairs on the presentation podium NASA Manager Professor Baron Jesco Puttkamer and mirror editor OLAF Stomp. Across the pond in his former University City Aachen, the legend brings a fun atmosphere of the living room space with its uncomplicated world flair.
The guest with the short form of the Slavic name Jaromir offers insight into his life and his work. As 12 after the second world war, he stunned stands in the rubble. There, takes him to his grandmother by the hand and shows him the star. Now the way is clear. He financed his studies as an author of Science Fiction Romanen in the home gardens of 31. Next two decades he is a technical consultant in the series Star Trek. After the shocking Challenger disaster, the film authentic renders, Puttkamer science fiction media sees as a means to get the curiosity and interest in outer space and to rebuild.
Like Puttkamer tells Werner von Braun’s letter: do not go into the industry. Come to Huntsville!” He had asked Brown whether he should first deepen its capabilities in the industry. That the other side is keen on the Studiosus, he learns years later. It is the age of the computer. “When reviewing old files, Puttkamer reads a letter of Werner von Braun: we have to get him to Huntsville, the industry will receive 10 times salary and lost us.” University of applied sciences he worked as a professor. His lectures he had compressed all in one week, when the exam questions, his colleagues helped him. Not infrequently, it meets now gray-haired gentlemen, happy and grateful remember his time as a Professor of applied sciences, which ended in 2000. “His answer to a question from the audience, whether he again would be working at the FH: Yes.” ala visionary Jules Verne looks Onward into the future and hopes that 2019 the flight to Mars according to 1969 on the Moon is possible. The daily report is one of his tasks to Washington. He is fascinated by the fact that the space allows the peaceful cooperation of 16 Nations. Soon, he celebrates his 50th, there is not a retirement age. When his cousin asks impatiently: Jesco, when you’re done? I have the food on the stove at home”dissolves cheerful the round with the knowledge of some milestones of the pioneer history of spaceflight richer. RMS Scrip torin, alias: pink Marita Schrouff